Navy's Geoffrey Whiteside (#29) rushes for 15 yards, in Navy's first play of the second half, for a Navy 1st down.
Navy's Ryan Williams-Jenkins (#24) rushes for 20 yards, and another Navy 1st down, before eventually being brought down by OSU's #23 (Tyvis Powell) and #35 (Chris Worley).
Noah Copeland (Navy's co-captain, #34) rushes for 5 yards but is stopped by OSU #23 (Tyvis Powell) at the OSU38.
Navy's Quinton Singleton (#36) carries the ball for 2 yards but is taken out-of-bounds by OSU #43 (Darren Lee) and #14 (Curtis Grant) at the OSU36.
In the next momentum-changing play, Navy's fumble was returned for an OSU touchdown, followed by this successful kick attempt by Buckeyes #96 (Sean Nuernberger). Score is now Navy 7, OSU 13.
Buckeye #39 (kyle clinton) sends his kickoff 59 yards to the Navy6.
Ryan Williams-Jenkins (Navy #24) sprints off for 67 yards before being chased down by OSU #13 (Eli Apple) and #23 (Tyvis Powell) at the OSU17.
Navy's DeBrandon Sanders (#21) rushes for 13 yards to get the ball down to the OSU4, before being brought down by OSU #23 (Tyvis Powell) and 316 (Cam Burrows).
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) keeps churning to get every possible inch of his 3 yards to get the ball within a single yard of the goal line.
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) calls his own number to complete the series for a touchdown. Clock 11:15 third quarter.
Nick Sloan (Navy #6) kicks the ball through the uprights for the PAT - score is now Navy 14, OSU 13.
Austin Grebe (Navy #43) kicks off for his second touchback on the day.
Navy's James Britton (#51) wraps up OSU #2 (Dontre Wilson) for a 1 yard loss, to the OSU24.
Will Anthony (Navy #90) stops and holds OSU #15 (Ezekiel Elliott) to a 2 yard loss on 4th & 1, and Navy takes over on downs at the Navy47.
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) rushes for 5 yards before caught at the OSU48 by Buckeyes #11 (Vonn Bell).
Navy's Noah Copeland (#34) works hard and rushes for 5 yards to get the Navy 1st down at the OSU43.
Navy's Demond Brown (#25) breaks tackles and rushes for 13 yards before being caught by OSU #11 (Vonn Bell) at the OSU32.
Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) is sacked by OSU #14 (Curtis Grant) for a loss of 11 yards to the OSU45.
Pablo Beltran (Navy #11) is consistent as he delivers another stellar 50-yard punt.
OSU passes to #9 (Devon Smith), who avoids capture and scores the Buckeyes' second touchdown of the day.
OSU #96 (Sean Nuernberger) kicks the PAT to bring the score to Navy 14, OSU 20 with the clock at 04:10 in the third quarter.
Navy's Demond Brown (#25) rushes for 16 yards to the OSU46 and another Navy 1st down.
Navy's Chris Swain (#37) barrels his way down field for a 16 yard gain before being stopped by OSU #43 (Darren Lee) and #23 (Tyvis Powell) at the OSU25.
Navy's Toneo Gulley (#22) protects the ball as he rushes for 10 yards to get to the OSU15 and another Navy 1st down.
Navy's Keenan Reynolds' (#19) pitch to DeBrandon Sanders (Navy #21) ends in a fumble recovery/loss of 2 yards to the OSU17.
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) keeps and rushes for 3 yards to reach the OSU14 as the fourth quarter begins.
Nick Sloan (Navy #6) puts the football through the uprights to make the field goal attempt. Score is now Navy 17, OSU 20.
Navy's Myer Krah (#9) stops OSU's return by #2 (Dontre Wilson) at the OSU20.
Navy's Quincy Adams (#5) stops Buckeyes #4 (Curtis Samuel) at the OSU35 - on hand to assist are Parrish Gaines (Navy #2) and Kwazel Bertrand (Navy #17).
Navy's Obi Uzoma (#44) completes the stop on Buckeyes #4 (Curtis Samuel) at the OSU46.
Navy Head Coach Ken Niumatalolo takes a time out to question the spot of the football after a 4th and 1 situation.
Linebacker, James Britton (Navy #51), does his best to interrupt OSU's pass down field.
OSU #15 (Ezekiel Elliott) completes the Buckeye drive with a 10 yard touchdown run, followed closely by Navy's Parrish Gaines (#2).
OSU's #96 (Sean Nuernberger) kicks the PAT to make the score Navy 17, OSU 27.
Navy's senior kicker, Pablo Beltran (#11), is called in to make a 51 yard punt to the OSU22.
After a successful 8-play, 70 yard drive for a touchdown, OSU #96 (Sean Nuernberger) kicks the PAT to change the score to Navy 17, OSU 34.
Navy's Quentin Ezell (#32) rushes for 6 yards to the Navy27 before being stopped by Buckeyes #35 (Chris Worley).
Navy's Toneo Gulley (#22) takes the pitch and gains 7 yards to get another Navy 1st down at the Navy34.
Singing the Navy Blue & Gold with OSU players. Pictured are L-R: Navy's Blaze Ryder (#63), OSU #68 (Taylor Decker) and Navy's Nick Martinez (#35).
No Navy player ever wants to sing first. Navy's Co-Captain Noah Copeland (#34) pictured.
All photos by Alison Althouse for GoMids.com